Francis Richard Ward, 72 of Scottsville, KY passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 at Tri-Star Greenview Regional Hospital in Bowling Green, KY. He was born July 11, 1946 in Damariscotta, Maine to the late Isaac Ward and Lorraine Theriault Marks. He was a retired Carpenter and was of Mormon faith. He is survived by two sons; Ricky Ward and wife Melony of Las Vegas, NV and Cody Ward of Las Vegas, NV; Four Brothers; Donald Ward of Scottsville, KY; William Ward of Chillicothe, OH; Richard Marks of DeRidder, LA; John Marks of Scottsville, KY; Three sisters Debbie Witter of Glen Brook, NV; Celia Jane Effrati of Weirton, WV; Donna Ward of San Diego, CA. Four grandchildren also survive. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by one sister Karen Hampton. Cremation was chosen and no services were chosen at this time. Arrangements are entrusted to Harwood & Strode Funeral Home.